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AmericanHort Names New Board Members and Officers for 2017

Posted on Mar 17, 2017 in news

AmericanHort Names New Board Members and Officers for 2017

The AmericanHort Board of Directors, which includes leaders from across the horticulture industry covering various experiences and backgrounds, will welcome three newly elected members and a new slate of officers at Cultivate’17 in Columbus, OH, in July. The new Board members are: • Steve Castorani, CEO/President of North Creek Nurseries • Tom Hughes, owner of Hughes Nursery & Landscaping • Cole Mangum, Vice President of Production at Bell Nursery.   Teri Bates of Bates Sons and Daughters, Inc., current Chairman of the Board, will become Immediate Past Chairman of the Board and...

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ICNP of the Year Awarded

Posted on Mar 6, 2017 in news

Paul Saladin was awarded the 2017 ICNP of the year award by the INLA board of directors. Paul began his academic career back at the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana. He originally wanted to study aeronautical engineering and then decided his passion was for PLANTS! He was a Forestry major undergrad. Many of his friends and family cautioned him that getting a degree in Forestry was a dead end for getting a job but he pressed on. His first year out of college he enrolled and served for two years in the Peace Corps. His assignments was to work on a reforestation project in Guatemala....

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2017 Exhibitor Registration Now Open!

Posted on Nov 16, 2016 in Events

2017 Exhibitor Registration Now Open!

The ISU Shade Tree Short Course and INLA Trade Show exhibitor registration is now open! Your participation is critical to the excitement of our conference, association, and statewide horticulture industry. Download Exhibitor Packet Iowa State’s annual Shade Tree Short Course is once again teaming up with the Iowa Nursery & Landscape Association’s Trade Show. The partnership brings exhibitors an even bigger, better opportunity to connect with potential clients by highlighting the best of both worlds and incorporating INLA’s long-standing trade show into the traditional ISU Shade Tree...

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For Sale: Vermeer Tree Spade

Posted on Oct 21, 2016 in For Sale

For Sale: Vermeer Tree Spade Model TS44A Call Dwight Hughes at 319-360-8787 Hughes Nursery, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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Horticulture Students and Iowa Nursery and Landscape Companies Work Together to Honor 9/11

Posted on Sep 19, 2016 in Events

Horticulture Students and Iowa Nursery and Landscape Companies Work Together to Honor 9/11

The 2016 Iowa Nursery & Landscape Association (INLA) Day of Service was held on September 13 at the Iowa Arboretum in Madrid, IA. Annually INLA holds a Day of Service at a location in Iowa to remember the events of 9/11/2001 and to ask INLA members to volunteer to give back in the community. Over 30 volunteers participated in the 2016 Day of Service. Horticulture students from Des Moines Area Community College and Kirkwood Community College participated along with the INLA member companies and board of directors. The 2016 Day of Service was postponed from its original date of September 7...

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